Short tutorial on How To Delete / Uninstall Unwanted Plugins From Wordpress?
In this short tutorial we will discuss on how to delete or uninstall
unwanted plugins from wordpress. Follow the steps given below to remove
unused plugins in a wordpress for performance optimization.
Step 1: Login to your wordpress account navigate to Dashboard →Plugins
Step 2: From the list of plugins displayed, Select the unwanted plugin using the check box and click on Delete button.
Step 3: Click on Ok button to confirm deletion.
Step 4: If you want to delete more than one plugin at the same time. Select plugins using the check box → Choose Delete from the Bulk Actions menu.
Step 5: You have now successfully deleted the unwanted plugins from your wordpress account.
Also, you can delete an installed theme through your FTP manager.
Step 1: Login to the site via your FTP Program.
Step 2: Go to the Plugin directory and find where the Plugin is installed.
Step 3: Delete the WordPress Plugin folder and/or files from your server.
* Do download and update required plugins only from the valid sources. Do not download and update plugins from other sources unless it is required.